(ROANOKE) Graveside services for Evelyn Luvinue S. Marable, 87, of Roanoke will be Friday, July 17, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery with Pastor Janice Clark, Pastor Anthony Sims and Pastor Linda Dixon officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday.

Mrs. Marable died Tuesday, July 14, at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton, Ga.

A Madison County native, Mrs. Marable was born April 29, 1933, the daughter of Elmer and Maggie Leola Brazelton Sullivan. She was a member of Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church. She was a 1957 graduate of Alabama A&M University and a home demonstration agent before teaching at Randolph County High School, Folsom School and Heard County (Ga.) High School. She was a member of the Eastern Star.

Survivors include her daughter, Rhonda Marable McVey (William) of Roanoke; two sons, Keith Marable (Theresa) of Wadley and Chris Marable (Carol) of Roanoke; two stepdaughters, Rose Johnson (Melvin) of Atlanta and Penelope Bensley of Jonesboro, Ga.; foster daughter, Kisha Jones of Orangeburg, S.C.; stepson, Barrington Marable of Roanoke; and three foster sons, Antoin Lewis and O'Neal Lewis, both of Montgomery, and Jimmy Foster of Roanoke; 28 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren; brother, Lorenza D. Sullivan (Amanda) of Gurley; and sister-in-law, Bobbie Sanders of Kentucky. Mrs. Marable was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joseph P. Marable; foster son, Kenneth Jones; and two brothers, Ruby Joe Sullivan and Radie Sullivan.

Pallbearers will be Emmanuel Hill, Gabriel Marable, Adrian Marable, Jacob Marable, Justin Lockhart and B.J. Marable.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.

Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.

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